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Miao diocese starts Divine Mercy Prayer Chain

Divine Mercy Chaplets will be recited in every centre ?of the 28 Parishes in the Diocese on different dates. ?

 
Miao: 

The Diocese of Miao in Arunachal Pradesh has started a Divine Mercy Prayer ‎Chain as part of its programme during the Jubilee Year of Mercy.

“It is our way of participating ‎in the Jubilee of Mercy event of the Universal Church,” said Fr. Jose Chemparathy, the Vicar General ‎of Diocese.

Miao Diocese has organized various spiritual events during the Extraordinary Jubilee of ‎Mercy that Pope Francis has called for the universal Church from December 8, 2015 to November 20, ‎‎2016.

Bishop George Palipparambil of Miao has organized the Divine Mercy Prayer Chain across the ‎diocese from April 1 to November 13 as part of a series of initiatives to make the faithful ‎experience God’s Mercy in a special way.
The event was inaugurated in Miao with the special prayer ‎and Divine Mercy chaplet in which many faithful participated. It included Adoration and Divine Mercy ‎prayer in Neotan Parish and several other centres. Divine Mercy Chaplets will be recited in every centre ‎of the 28 Parishes in the Diocese on different dates. ‎

Bishop George offered a special prayer for the success of the Divine Mercy Prayer ‎Chain. “We feel specially blessed by God ‎as this year coincides with 10th Anniversary of the Diocese of Miao. We pray for God’s Mercy and ‎blessings on all of us in the Diocese throughout this Jubilee,” he said.

Miao Diocese has organized several Year of Mercy events. A ‎retreat for catechists was organized from April 25 to 29 at Divine Renewal Retreat Centre, ‎Margehrita, in which 350 catechists, woman leaders and youth leaders participated.

Earlier, a retreat ‎for priests, held at Bishop’s House in Miao fromFebruary 29 to March 5, was preached by Fr. Panneer‎Selvam, one of the 762 Missionaries of ‎Mercy from around the world ‎officially commissioned by Pope ‎Francis to forgive even the sins that are reserved for the Holy See to ‎pardon. ‎ Another retreat for nuns ‎working in Miao Diocese was held from March6 to 12. ‎

Source: Vatican Radio

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